yoke Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “yoke” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "yoke" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

yokenoun [C]

uk   /jəʊk/  us   /joʊk/

yoke noun [C] (FOR ANIMALS)

a ​woodenbar that is ​fastened over the ​necks of two ​animals, ​especially cattle, and ​connected to the ​vehicle or load that they are ​pulling

yoke noun [C] (IN CLOTHING)

a ​fittedpart of a ​piece of ​clothing, ​especially a ​strip that goes around the ​shoulders or ​waist, to which is ​sewn a ​looserpiece of ​material

yoke noun [C] (CONNECTION)

formal something that ​connects two things or ​people, usually in a way that ​unfairlylimitsfreedom: the yoke of ​marriage Both ​countries had ​thrown off the ​communist yoke.

yokeverb

uk   /jəʊk/  us   /joʊk/

yoke verb (ANIMALS)

[T] to put a yoke on ​animals, ​especially cattle, so that they are ​fastened together and to a ​connectedvehicle or load: Two ​oxen yoked to a ​ploughwalkedwearily up and down the ​field.

yoke verb (THINGS)

[T often passive] formal to ​combine or ​connect two things: All these different ​politicalelements have ​somehow been yoked together to ​form a new ​alliance.
(Definition of yoke from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "yoke" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

yokenoun [C]

 us   /joʊk/
(esp. in the past) a ​woodenbarfastened over the ​necks of two ​animals, esp. ​cattle, and ​connected to a ​vehicle or ​load that they are ​pulling fig. Yoke can also refer to something that ​unfairlylimitsfreedom: the yoke of ​slavery
(Definition of yoke from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de yoke
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Palabra del día